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Editorial: cardiovascular disease prevention – saving hearts and minds together

Editorial: cardiovascular disease prevention – saving hearts and minds together

Publication date: Friday, 08 March 2019
Contributor(s): Dr Matt Kearney, Professor Jamie Waterall

Given that cardiovascular disease (CVD) is responsible for a quarter of all deaths in the UK and is the largest cause of premature mortality in deprived areas, the NHS Long Term Plan recognises that CVD is the single biggest area where the NHS can save lives over the next 10 years.

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This publication has been produced in collaboration with PHE and NHS England who contributed towards the content. BHF and Stroke Association have contributed towards the publication funding but had no role in the design or content. Final editorial control rests with the authors and editors.
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Category: Editorial
Edition: Volume 15, Number 1, February 2019
Print edition page(s): S4-S5
Contributor(s): Dr Matt Kearney, Professor Jamie Waterall

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